Blake Schultz

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‘See Better Shoot Better’: Seeing the World Differently as a Photographer

If you can carve 20 minutes out of your day, check out this fantastic lecture that was recently given by award-winning photojournalist Michael …

How to Photograph a Headshot With Clam Shell Lighting

Back in October I posted a portrait of myself that quickly became the most popular photo on my entire Facebook feed for 2015. The image was never …

Home Depot

An Ultimate Photographer’s Handbook, Inspired by a 100-Year-Old Find

In 2013, a century-old notebook was found in the summer belt at Cape Evans, Antarctica. It belonged to George Murray Levick, who photographed Robert …

Photography

Fiction Brand Makes Clever Clothing For Photographers

When I’m out shooting, there’s a good chance I’m wearing as much black as possible. I usually go with a plain black pocket T-shirt so I have a place …

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Font of the day: Arciform

We're huge fans of typography and are always on the hunt for new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth shelling out …

Photography Business Guide

Becoming an Educated Photographer in the Digital Age

Something I've been asked a lot during my career is where I went to art school. Whether I took that as a compliment on my dedication to my craft or …

Graduate School

Instagram Sensation ‘The Dogist’ Releases New Photo Book Featuring 1,000 Canines

<i>Polo, French Bulldog, 2 years old. “Polo frequents hospitals as a therapy dog, participates in cancer awareness walks, and helps raise money for</i> …

How To Combine WordPress And PhotoShelter To Build Your Photographer Website

This post was written by web consultant, photographer and PhotoShelter certified consultant David Brabyn. When it comes to powering your photography …

WordPress

What It’s Like to Photograph a College Football Game from the Sidelines

UMass student photojournalist Alec Zabrecky covered the college football game this past weekend between the Massachusetts Minutemen and the Kent …

The Point Isn’t to be a Good Photographer, But to Enjoy Life

Dear friend,<p>I wanted to write you this letter on photography and life.<p>I just finished an epic week-long street photography workshop here in New …

Beginners, Try These 4 Tips to Help You Shoot Like the Pros

There exists in society an unfortunate idea that gear is the chief distinction between a professional and an amateur photographer. Sure, there may be …

Polarr Photo Editor 3 Launched for Web, Chrome, and Windows 10

The free browser-based photo editor Polarr is expanding its reach yet again. After launching version 2 of its online photo editor back in February …

Is Capture One’s Default Color Profile Any Better Than Lightroom’s Adobe Standard?

A few months ago I stumbled upon a very interesting article on PetaPixel titled “Why I Stopped Using The DNG File Format.” In this article the author …

Photo Industry Leaders Answer 'At What Point Did You Feel Like a Success?'

Success is something that we all strive for no matter what we are doing. Everyone wants to feel like they are doing well in their work and that they …

Motivation

Free E-book: Learn From the Masters of Street Photography

Dear streettogs,I am excited to announce my new free “open-source” e-book: “<b>Learn From the Masters of Street Photography</b>.” This book is a compilation …

Street Photography

Font of the day: WalkOn

We're huge fans of typography and are always on the hunt for new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth shelling out …

Apple Selected the PetaPixel Photography Podcast as ‘New and Noteworthy’

Apple selected our new PetaPixel Photography Podcast as a “New and Noteworthy” podcast, and it’s currently being featured on the podcast front page! …

New skills in UX design

The emergence of augmented and virtual reality in multiple industries, as well as an increasingly vested interest in artificial intelligence, are …

This Photographer Decided to Be Her Own Wedding Photographer

When photographer Liisa Luts got married back on August 28th, she did something rather unusual: she decided to be the official photographer at her …

3 (More) Ways To Stack Images for Photos With the Wow Factor

In a previous article, I discussed 4 ways to stack images in order to get better results. That's not all, however. There are more things that you can …

4 Expert Tricks for Maximizing Your Creativity

Most of us don’t have the luxury of spending our days being creative, and even people who do work in a creative field often seek new ways to express themselves. While we’re champions of the #iamcreative movement, many shy away from creativity all together, thinking their brain just doesn’t work …

Creativity Cannot Be Taught, It Must be Learned

This post is inspired by a string of emails that I’ve received for years now, and it’s something that needs to be addressed as businesses need to …

Creativity

How to Give Give Your Shots the Cinematic Look in Lightroom

We all love the movies. It's not only the feel of sitting in a cinema watching on a big screen, it’s the skill of the director and cinematographers …

Why Are Some People Better at Drawing than Others?

Since the dawn of human art-making, the divide has been clear: There are people who can effortlessly sketch an object's likeness, and people who …

Design Inspiration & Ideas from Envato

If you work in design, you’ve probably noticed by now the wave of “UX writer” jobs being posted online over …<p>Perhaps more than any other designer in …